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FED 4 CAMERAS




FED 4 MANUAL Manual

FED-4(a)


This is a FED-3 modified to accept a light meter. This first model with knob wind is uncommon. The precise years of production of this model are unknown. This is the post war model with the lowest production.



Caution:
The shutter must be wound first, only then can you set the correct speed.


Technical Specifications

Film Size: 35mm
Image Size: 24X36mm
Dimensions:
height: 6.7cm
width: 13.2cm
depth: 6.5cm
weight: 519gm
Normal lens: FED I-61
Lens Mount: m39 LTM
Typical serial no: 4025135

{Front of FED 4a} {rear of FED 4a} {top of FED 4a}
{bottom of FED 4a}

FED-4(b)


The viewfinder assembly is much higher in the FED-4 to add a a light meter. The light meter control knob is where the rewind knob was so the rewind knob now sticks out of the side. The camera again was available with either single or dual lettering. these cameras have one quarter inch tripod sockets.
There are also several variations as listed below:
1.Export model with removable spool and "MADE IN USSR"
2."REVUE-4" engraving as for Revue-3
3."TAXAL" engraving for export to the USA
4. Moscow games engraving in 1980.
5. There is also a model made in 1967 marked "50 years of October"(see FED-3), interesingly enough the box is also marked 50 years of October but the manual is standard. The Engraving of this model is slightly different between the FED-3 and FED-4.
The eveready case for this camera has one snap and is made of brown leather with FED-4 (in Cyrillic Script letters) embossed in a large chrome ring on the lens cover.



Caution:
The shutter must be wound first, only then can you set the correct speed.


Technical Specifications

Film Size: 35mm
Image Size: 24X36mm
Dimensions:
height: 6.7cm
width: 13.2cm
depth: 6.5cm
weight: 519gm
Normal lens: FED
Lens Mount: m39 LTM
Typical serial no: 520087

{Front of FED 4b} {rear of FED 4b} {top of FED 4b}
{bottom of FED 4b} {Olympic FED 4b} {top of FED 4b 50 years of cameras}

© Nathan Dayton 2000